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Cooking Class

Our cooking class teaches new cooking skills to individuals, while also expanding and improving on previous skills in a fun and judgment free environment!

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Fitness Group

Throughout the week individuals are involved in several different community based fitness activities (zumba, dance, gym, hiking, yoga) They participate in a fitness routine which focuses on strength and endurance and memory, while implementing social skills as well. The program is led by fitness specialists.

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Music Therapy

Music therapy is one of the expressive therapies which we use at Share. It consists of a process in which a therapist uses music and all of its facets (physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual) to help individuals improve their physical and mental health.

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Independent Living

We offer individual's an opportunity to learn, excel, and expand on skills to reach their full potential. We teach life skills for independent living in a group setting and/or one-on-one, such skills include cooking, shopping, laundry, banking, and hygiene.

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Communication

Working with a licensed speech & language pathologist to create the most effective communication program possible. This component is done through interactive games & variety of educational tools which allow the individual to practice & expand on their communication skills. We utilize successful methods from previous programs and schools, as well as creating new methods to develop and/or expand an individual’s communication skills.

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Socialization

Adults with learning disabilities may need extra help in developing social skills. Practicing and learning social appropriateness will help these clients learn and maintain true relationships in all areas of their life. We practice social appropriateness through communication in the community.

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Community Involvement

We get involved in our community as much as possible! Through daily outings to beaches and parks, to helping out at the community garden, and delivering for Meals on Wheels! Did we also mention that some of our clients have job placements! Check out our job placements page to see where!

Respite Services

Share offers respite services. This will be an emergency service. Individuals will be in their own living area with 24/7 staffing at Share's facility. Prices will be discussed with the Program Director prior to your booking.

All requests will be evaluated on needs and prioritized. For bookings or any additional information please send us an email.

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Job Placements

Share works with local businesses to work towards successful learning opportunities and job readiness. All clientele are supported as to their needs; dependent, semi-independent, independent.  Learn more about our collaborative businesses here.

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Sensory

The program is offered to help stimulate and encourage sensory developments, which will help them in their every day lives.  This will strengthen the 5 major senses.